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EXCITING NEWS!
Duck Duck Moose has joined Khan Academy, a nonprofit with a mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere. We’d like to thank you for supporting us. Without you, we wouldn't have attained this exciting next stage of growth. Now that we’re part of Khan Academy, all Duck Duck Moose apps are available for free to anyone, anywhere. Download any apps you might be missing, share our news and learn more about getting involved at www.duckduckmoose.com/about.

Bug fixes and graphic updates.

App Description

*** Parents’ Choice Gold Award winner - Parents’ Choice Foundation
*** Children’s Technology Review Editor’s Choice Award for Excellence in Design

Join Milo the Meerkat and his sidekick Puffs at the zoo on a phonics learning adventure! Duck Duck Moose Reading has 9 different word and letter activities that help kids learn by feeding and playing with flamingos, monkeys, lions, and more. Collect animals and make your own zoo scene as you learn more letter sounds. AGES 3-7.

CATEGORY: Curriculum

9 WORD AND LETTER ACTIVITIES
- Teaches phonics - the letter sounds for all consonants, short vowels, and long vowels
- Practice spelling consonant-vowel-consonant (CVC) words

PARENT REPORTING
- Includes a new reporting tool so teachers and parents can see how a child is progressing and which letter sounds they have learned

DEVELOPED WITH EDUCATORS
- Based on the Common Core State Standards - Foundational Skills of Reading
- Developed in conjunction with a Stanford University educator, Jennifer DiBrienza, PhD in Early Elementary Education, and a former NYC public school teacher (K-Grade 2)
- Tested extensively in classrooms

BASED ON COMMON CORE STANDARDS
- Letter-sound and word activities
- Recognizing and naming lowercase letters
- Demonstrating knowledge of letter-sound correspondences
- Isolating and pronouncing sounds in CVC (consonant-vowel-consonant) words
- Covered CCSS include: RF.K.1d, RF.K.2d, RF.K.2e, RF.K.3a, RF.K.3b

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Brought to you by Duck Duck Moose, the creator of Wheels on the Bus and Itsy Bitsy Spider and winner of 15 Parents’ Choice Awards.

Check out more fun, educational apps from Duck Duck Moose:

Favorite Nursery Rhymes:
- Wheels on the Bus
- Old MacDonald
- Itsy Bitsy Spider
- Baa Baa Black Sheep
- Peek-a-Zoo (Animal Book for Toddlers)

Curriculum Based Learning:
- Fish School (Letters, Numbers, Colors, Matching)
- Park Math (Addition, Subtraction, Patterns)
- Word Wagon (Letters, Phonics, Spelling)
- Musical Me! (Music, Notes, Pitch, Rhythm)
- Puzzle Pop (Animated Puzzles for all ages)
- [NEW!] Duck Duck Moose Reading (Phonics)

Creative Play:
- Draw and Tell (Draw, Color, Record Voice)
- Trucks (Carwash, Tow Truck, Recycling)
- [NEW!] More Trucks (Fire Truck, Monster Trucks)
- Princess Fairy Tale Maker
- Superhero Comic Book Maker

ABOUT DUCK DUCK MOOSE
(A wholly-owned subsidiary of Khan Academy)
Duck Duck Moose, an award-winning creator of educational mobile apps for families, is a passionate team of engineers, artists, designers, and educators. Founded in 2008, the company has created 21 top-selling titles and has received 21 Parents’ Choice Awards, 18 Children’s Technology Review Awards, 12 Tech with Kids’ Best Pick App Awards, and a KAPi award for “Best Children’s App” at the International Consumer Electronics Show.

Khan Academy is a nonprofit with a mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere. Duck Duck Moose is now part of the Khan Academy family. Like all Khan Academy offerings, all Duck Duck Moose apps are now free, without ads or subscriptions. We rely on our community of volunteers and donors. Get involved today at www.duckduckmoose.com/about.

Check out the Khan Academy app to learn and practice all kinds of topics for elementary school through college and beyond.

We’d love to hear from you! Visit us at www.duckduckmoose.com or drop us a line at [email protected]

iPhone Screenshots

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App Changes

  • December 05, 2012 Initial release
  • December 08, 2012 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • March 15, 2013 New version 1.0.1
  • June 28, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99
  • July 19, 2013 Price increase: $2.99 -> $3.99
  • September 11, 2013 New version 2.0
  • September 19, 2013 New version 2.0.1
  • September 19, 2013 Price decrease: $3.99 -> $1.99
  • October 15, 2014 New version 2.0.2
  • February 27, 2016 Price increase: $1.99 -> $2.99
  • November 06, 2016 New version 2.1
  • November 06, 2016 Price decrease: $2.99 -> FREE!